MAI And Cryptovalley Malaysia Ink Agreement On Blockchain Technologies For Enhanced Consumerism, Entrepreneurship And Environmental Conservation

The Malaysia Automotive Institute (MAI) and Cryptovalley Malaysia (CVM) today signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) to initiate Blockchain technology applications in the automotive sector. The MoA serves as an enabler to the recently launched National Policy on Industry 4.0 (Industry4WRD). The collaboration between MAI and CVM will prompt four immediate initiatives that will benefit […]


Careers@MARii: Admin to Chief Operation Officer & Executive Chief Engineer

Division: Mobility Data Optimisation Transformation Services (MDOTS) Position: Admin to Chief Operation Officer & Executive Chief Engineer Qualification & Requirements: Minimum Diploma in any field. (with minimum 3 years working experience) Job Description: Responsible for effective and efficient management of MDOTS in administrative; Act as the point of contact between the executives and internal/external clients; To […]


Automotive Industry Still Key Focus for MARii

The Malaysia Automotive Institute (MAI), has been rebranded as the Malaysia Automotive, Robotics and IoT Institute (MARii), as announced by the Minister of International Trade and Industry, Datuk Darell Leiking at the Car of the Year 2018 (COTY2018) awards on the 4th of December. This rebranding exercise expands the MITI agency’s scope as a strategic […]


New Dimension for Local Automotive Sector

ON the 4th of December 2018, at the Car of the Year 2018 – MITI Minister, YB Datuk Darell Leiking announced the rebranding of the Malaysia Automotive Insitute (MAI), to the Malaysia Automotive, Robotics & IoT Institute. Yesterday, I hosted a briefing for automotive industry players and the media –  on the goals, strategies, and […]


PROTON’s First Ever SUV – Proton X70 Launched

PROTON officially launched the Proton X70 that was officiated by Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, the Prime Minister of Malaysia, held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC). The Proton X70 is the first vehicle to be jointly developed by PROTON and its partner Geely. It also introduces PROTON to a new market segment as it […]


Application Of Robots Within The Automotive Industry

*Feature image source: The automotive industry has adopted robots into their manufacturing sector as early as 1961. Since then, robots have been under constant development until 1970, where the creation of integrated circuit sparked automation. Automation enables circuit-based products (such as robots) to operate on their own with limited to no guidance. Continuous research and […]


Smart Lean Thinking in Embracing Fourth Industrial Revolution

Lean Production System and Lean Manufacturing are some terminologies that originated from an automotive company – Toyota with their worldwide accepted and recognized Toyota Production System (TPS). This system has been successfully implemented not only in automotive but in government organization, food industry and many more. Many automotive companies have been reaping the benefit of […]


Automotive Industry Still Key Focus for MARii

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (12TH December 2018) AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY STILL KEY FOCUS FOR MARii  Industry expected to see accelerated Robotics and IoT application 12 DECEMBER 2018 – The Malaysia Automotive Institute, has been rebranded as the Malaysia Automotive, Robotics and IoT Institute (MARii). This expands the MITI agency’s scope as the focal point, coordinating centre and […]


The Future of Technology in the Automotive Industry

This article appeared in on March 29. Much like cell phones are now capable of doing more than making calls, cars can do much more than drive and park. In recent years, the automotive industry has worked hand-in-hand with major technology companies in order to deliver the most advanced, safest and most comfortable vehicles […]